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By Marius Meyer While the field of talent management is gaining momentum during a time of increased employer branding, the question is whether leadership and talent can be separated. Surely, you can run a very successful

By Carol Butcher “What now?” is a fair question to ask now that the Heritage Day – Shaka Day if you live in KwaZulu-Natal braai fires have died and not even a lingering wisp of braai

By Lita Currie The Human Resource Director for HEINEKEN South Africa leads a busy life. My interview with her is telephonic because she had just landed from a trip. In response to my question of what she

by Camilla Pennington There are three different sources of global University Rankings most often used by employers – each with a slightly different approach to measuring and ranking universities and each using varied methodologies to arrive

As explored in previous lectures, the culture within the organization is the foundation of its efficiency and functionality. Without an optimized organizational culture, all other aspects will fall flat, past errors may be repeated, and

By Carol Butcher It’s important for me to state upfront that I concur with Professor Lee Berger’s view: “Baboons are no more related to us than cats are related to dogs. We are both primates, but

Representatives from the SA Board for People Practices (SABPP), government, the private sector and non-governmental organisations made significant progress recently when they gathered to start a journey to establish a leadership standard for South Africa. 

by Siphiwe Moyo   The Leadership Standard Journey is one of the most exciting projects to be involved in.  While we are excited about the historic significance of the leadership standard process, leaders must realise that there will

by Kerryn Kohl Whenever I ask the question “are you getting enough?” (Feedback, that is) to the teams I work with their initial response is yes of course. Probe a little deeper and you’ll soon discover

The New Ways of Working Show (NWOW) interviews Funeka Montjane, Chief Executive, Personal and Business Banking, South Africa at the Standard Bank Group. I don’t have to say more. Funeka is a titan in South African